5 Hearts · MG & Kids Lit

Zoey’s Post-It Notes by Zoey Steiner and Jeff Steiner

“Zoey’s Post-It Notes is a story about something that happened to me that I would like to share with you.” Zoey Steiner, 5th grader at Pleasant Gap Elementary. Knowing how insightful Zoey is, I thought that it was a wonderful opportunity to give her a voice and write a book about her experiences, which are… Continue reading Zoey’s Post-It Notes by Zoey Steiner and Jeff Steiner

Enchanted Book Tours · MG & Kids Lit

Lizzie & McKenzie’s Fabulous Adventures: Mayhem in Madrid

Lizzie & McKenzie’s Fabulous Adventures: Mayhem in Madrid Dina C. Tate Children’s Books, Fantasy Imagine if all the little girls of the world looked alike. If the Same Glam Goddess gets her way, it can surely happen. McKenzie Rivers, the pint-sized daredevil, and Lizzie Sanders, who loves all things frilly, aren’t afraid of being different.… Continue reading Lizzie & McKenzie’s Fabulous Adventures: Mayhem in Madrid

5 Hearts · MG & Kids Lit

Sign of the Green Dragon by C. Lee Mckenzie

Three plucky sleuths. A crumbling skeleton. A buried treasure. After six months in a new school, Sam’s finally fitting in. He’s the one kid with enough talent to hit the winning home run and bring the baseball trophy back to Haggarty Elementary. But Sam’s guardian is shipping him off to boarding school before that can… Continue reading Sign of the Green Dragon by C. Lee Mckenzie

5 Hearts · Children's Literature · MG & Kids Lit · Middle Grade

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K Rowlings

Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, a new play by Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage. The play will receive its world premiere in… Continue reading Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K Rowlings

4.5 Hearts · Children's Literature · MG & Kids Lit · Middle Grade

The Secret of the Sphinx by Samuel Bavli

When Jon, a precocious and adventurous 14-year-old boy, encounters a sphinx on a class trip to the museum, little does he know that his life is about to change forever. Four and half thousand years ago, in ancient Egypt, an evil sorcerer captured Neb, the king’s magician, and imprisoned his soul in this sphinx. The… Continue reading The Secret of the Sphinx by Samuel Bavli

4.5 Hearts · Children's Literature · MG & Kids Lit

The Shakespeare Stealer (The Shakespeare Stealer #1) by Gary L. Blackwood

Synopsis Widge is an orphan with a rare talent for shorthand. His fearsome master has just one demand: steal Shakespeare’s play “Hamlet”–or else. Widge has no choice but to follow orders, so he works his way into the heart of the Globe Theatre, where Shakespeare’s players perform. As full of twists and turns as a… Continue reading The Shakespeare Stealer (The Shakespeare Stealer #1) by Gary L. Blackwood

5 Hearts · Children's Literature · MG & Kids Lit

The Green Ember by S.D. Smith Illustrated by Zach Franzen

Heather and Picket are extraordinary rabbits with ordinary lives until calamitous events overtake them, spilling them into a cauldron of misadventures. They discover that their own story is bound up in the tumult threatening to overwhelm the wider world. Kings fall and kingdoms totter. Tyrants ascend and terrors threaten. Betrayal beckons, and loyalty is a broken… Continue reading The Green Ember by S.D. Smith Illustrated by Zach Franzen